Yard Waste Drop-Off Sites Opening March 25

An email was sent out this week from The Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District about the yard trimmings drop off sites opening with Saturday and Sunday hours of 11:30 am to 5 pm on March 25th. The drop off is open through November 19th this year. The closest drop off site to Turpin Hills is … Continue reading Yard Waste Drop-Off Sites Opening March 25

Biker shows what 3 feet looks like

3 Foot Bicycle Passing Law Effective March 21, 2017

Just posted on Turpin Hills Nextdoor by Corporal David Boiman from Hamilton County Sheriff's Office   Motorists will now be required to give bicyclists at least three feet of passing clearance, which will improve cycling safety. The new three-foot bicycle passing law, HB 154, signed by Governor Kasich in December, becomes effective on March 21. Drivers should … Continue reading 3 Foot Bicycle Passing Law Effective March 21, 2017

Invasive Callery pear tree now in bloom 

Source: Invasive Callery pear tree now in bloom > Anderson Township Why they are a problem from the  National Park Service: Ecological Threat Once established Callery pear forms dense thickets that push out other plants including native species that can’t tolerate the deep shade or compete with pear for water, soil and space. A single tree … Continue reading Invasive Callery pear tree now in bloom